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Meetings listings for May 23

TUESDAY, MAY 27 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY. 7:30 p.m Connecticut Gravestone Network will be the program. Ruth Shapleigh-Brown, the founder and executive director. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. SouthingtonGenealogicalSociety.org, SouthingtonGenealogicalSociety@Gmail.com

Music listings for May 23

FRIDAY, MAY 23 OTHER TRIBUTE TO STEELY DAN AND THE EAGLES. Featuring Hey Nineteen and A. Tequila Sunrise. 7:30 p.m. GardeArtsCenter, 325 State St., New London. GardeArts.org   SUNDAY, MAY 25 OTHER ROD STEWART, SANTANA. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena,…

Health listings for May 23

WEDNESDAY, MAY 28 BRISTOL BARIATRIC INFORMATION SESSION. 6 to 7:15 p.m. Hospital Of CentralConnecticutFamilyHealthCenter, 22 Pine St., Bristol. Register. 866-668-5070.   ONGOING BRISTOL POWER YOGA. Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Will cover basic postures and flow them…

Dining listings for May 23

MONDAY, MAY 26 BRISTOL GIRL SCOUT TROOP 6643 SCOOPING ICE CREAM CONES AND DISHES. 11 a.m. during the Forestville Memorial Day parade. Also hot dogs and baked goods will be served by the men’s and women’s committees of AsburyUnitedMethodistChurch. AsburyUnitedMethodistChurch,…

Support group listings for May 16

WEDNESDAY, MAY 21 OTHER CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Arbor Rose at Jerome Home, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. RSVP. (860) 229-3707.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous…

Health listings for May 16

MONDAY, MAY 19 BRISTOL ‘PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR KINDERGARTEN.’ Presented by the Parent and Child Center. 6 to 8 p.m. Greene-Hills School library, 718 Pine St., Bristol. Free to Bristol families and child care providers based in Bristol facilities. Residents…

Performance listings for May 16

  FRIDAY, MAY 16 OTHER ‘MADAMA BUTTERFLY.’ 8 p.m. Connecticut Lyric Opera featuring the Connecticut Virtuosi Orchestra. GardeArtsCenter, 325 State St., New London. $40, $60. (860) 444-7373 ext. 1, GardeArts.org   MAY 16-JUNE 22 OTHER ‘LOVE/SICK.’ Tuesday to Thursdays, 7:30…

Music listings for May 16

  FRIDAY, MAY 16 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. 9:30 a.m., Classic heavy rock. Legends, Pine Street, Bristol.   POST-MODERN PANIC, VESPERA, AND THUNDERPHUNK. 9:30 p.m. Post-Modern Panic is nominated for best rock band at the 2014 Connecticut Music Awards. Vespera of…

Kids listings for May 16

FRIDAY, MAY 16 OTHER ALADDIN JR. 7:30 p.m. ThomastonCenterSchool Sixth Grade Drama Club. Thomaston Opera House, 158 Main St., Thomaston. $8 for students and children, $13 for adults. (860) 283-6250.   SATURDAY, MAY 17 BRISTOL BRISTOL YOUTH LACROSSE ‘ANNUAL LAX…

Senior listings for May 16

FRIDAY, MAY 16 PLAINVILLE FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS. 11:30 a.m. on the third Friday of each month. Single, divorced, widowed seniors who don’t like to eat alone meet at a local restaurant. Stadium Burgers, 245 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.  …

Dining listings for May 9

SATURDAY, MAY 10 BRISTOL PROSPECT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ANNUAL RENAISSANCE DINNER. 6 p.m. This year’s theme is a “Scottish Fling.” Good food, fellowship, fun, and men in kilts. Prospect United MethodistChurch, 99 Summer St., Bristol. $25 for adults. $15 for…

Health listings for May 9

TUESDAY, MAY 13 BRISTOL CHILDREN AND SELF-ESTEEM. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Partially funded by grants from the Petit Family Foundation and the Fuller and Myrtle Barnes Fund for Education at the Main…

Kids listings for May 9

FRIDAY, MAY 9 BRISTOL DROP-IN GAME FRIDAYS FOR TEENS. 3 to 4 p.m. Teens are invited to drop-in and play games. Bring your own or use the library’s. Manross Memorial Library, main level, 260 Central St., Forestville. www.BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7790,…

Music listings for May 9

FRIDAY, MAY 9 OTHER COLIN BLUNSTONE. Of the Zombies. 8 p.m. With Edward Rogers. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $45, $65. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.   JUKE JOINT ON PARK. 8 p.m. Singers Kerri Powers, John Thomas, and Dave…

Senior listings for May 9

MONDAY, MAY 12 BRISTOL BRISTOL HOSPITAL CEO AND PRESIDENT KURT BARWIS. Presented by Advocates for Bristol Seniors. He will speak about practice of hospitals admitting patients for “observation” or as “out-patients” even though the ailment is critical and the hospital…

Support group listings for May 9

TUESDAY, MAY 13 SOUTHINGTON CAREGIVERS’ SUPPORT GROUP. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. MulberryGardens of Southington, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. (860) 276-1020.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous may be the answer…

Meeting listings for May 9

SATURDAY, MAY 10 BRISTOL BRISTOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 1 p.m. By-law ratification. All members invited. Refreshments. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol.   THURSDAY, MAY 15 BRISTOL THE BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. 10 a.m., business meeting. Noon, program. Speaker is Jayne…

Music listings for April 15

  FRIDAY, MAY 2 OTHER THE WINERY DOGS. Featuring Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy, Mr. Big bassist Billy Sheehan, and guitarist/singer Richie Kotzen. Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield.   BRISTOL DIVISI. 7 p.m. CentralConnecticutStateUniversity male a capella group. BristolBaptistChurch, 43 Schoool St.,…

Kids listings for May 2

MAY 2, 23 PLAINVILLE KID’S KRAFTS. Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Heather Fontaine presents a hands-on program is designed for children ages 3 to 5 and features age appropriate craft activities. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Free. Register for…

Senior listings for May 2

SATURDAY, MAY 3 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE FOR MULBERRY GARDENS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living, adult day, and memory care community. Coffee served. MulberryGardens, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. (860) 276-1020.   MONDAY, MAY 12 BRISTOL BRISTOL HOSPITAL CEO AND…

Dining listings for May 2

SATURDAY, MAY 3 SOUTHINGTON PANCAKE AND EGG BREAKFAST. 8 to 10:30 a.m. Held by the Ecuador Foundation Fund of the First Congregational church. Proceeds benefit Fundacion Sor Dominga Bocca, which provides services for abused and neglected girls. First Congregational Church,…